Senior Garment technologist - childrenswear

Location
Belgium
Salary
attractive salary + relocation assistance
Posted
27 Sep 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Ref
898684CP
Contact
Cherel Pacey
Function
Technical
Sector
Childrenswear
Job Type
Permanent
GARMENT TECHNOLOGIST - KIDSWEAR BELGIUM, £ATTRACTIVE + RELOCATION ASSISTANCE

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced garment technologist to join one of Europes best known family fashion retailers, within their kidswear division

As a key member of the technical team you will be responsible for taking product from design concept through to production. You are responsible to increase customer satisfaction in areas of fit and construction.

* You manage and drive fit sessions in close cooperation with the product managers and designers.
* You achieve alignment and consistency within the product data packages to provide vendors with complete technical information.
* You arrange seasonal block reviews to validate blocks and grade rules and initiate new block developments.
* You advise and share your technical expertise with colleagues.
* You strive for continuous improvement in process and product specification.
* You help to build, develop and maintain technical brand manuals.

Your background:
* You have a textile degree with strong knowledge in product development, fit and manufacturing standards.
* You have previous experience working in the apparel industry alongside the design, buying and sourcing departments.
* You have previous CHILDRENSWEAR experience.
* You are willing to relocate


The role offers the opportunity for you to build your career within a a large and successful retailer. In return you will receive an attractive salary and benefits package including relocation assistance.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please forward your CV in MS word format to cherel.p@fashionpersonnel.co.uk or call me on 01159 334778 for an informal chat.